For complete Reference download Sitecore Experience Platform installation guide from this url.
If you are installing Sitecore Experience Platform for first time then please go through this post:
1. Processor: Intel Pentium 4, 2GHz or faster processor.
2. RAM: 512 MB minimum, 1GB – recommended.
3. 1024x768 or greater screen resolution required for advanced operations.
As it is browser based user interface and we required one of following browser versions:
Google Chrome 25+
Mozilla Firefox 17+
Internet Explorer 9+
Apple Safari 6 for Mac
Installing the Sitecore XP from the .EXE file:
Please download Sitcore installation program from this url and follow below steps:
1. Launch the exe application, installation wizard will appear, click on next
4. Click on Next and select complete
5. Click on Next and provide license file path
6. Provide your database credentials
7. Provide path for your project and click on next
8. Enter your Website name and click on next
9. Click on install
10. You should see below screen on complete of installation
Default password is b.
That’s all folks.
In Next blog we will set up visual studio project for mysite.